Memoirs

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Best new memoirs 2021

Real-life writing to love from Michaela Coel, Bernardine Evaristo and more

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    Write a powerful, moving memoir with these expert tips

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    Actor and comedian Katy Wix on her complex relationship with food growing up

  • A collage of covers of How To Build A Healthy Brain, Get A Grip, Love and Maybe You Should Talk To Someone.
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    9 brilliant books about mental health and wellbeing (that are actually helpful)

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Best paperbacks to read in the park
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The best new paperbacks to take to the park this spring

Head to the park with some of the best paperback books for spring 2021.

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New book covers for March 2021, including The Hill We Climb by Amanda Gorman
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22 new books where incredible women take centre stage

Memoirs, biographies, fiction, poetry and self-help from women who will change your life.

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Francesca Brown
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Priyanka Chopra Jonas gets deeply personal in this week’s issue of Stylist

The White Tiger actor opens up about love, loss and leading roles.

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Helen Bownass
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Table Manners fans will want to devour Jessie Ware’s new book

Omelette is the perfect memoir for foodies.

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Hollie Richardson
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11 memoirs, self-help and real-life books to read in 2021

Millennial burnout, memoirs and must-read stories for this year.

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A life less boozy: 5 inspiring quit lit reads for the sober curious

Raw, funny and moving memoirs from women who gave up alcohol.

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Anna Brech
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Netflix’s Hillbilly Elegy: Amy Adams and Glenn Close are unrecognisable in the addiction dram
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Amy Adams is unrecognisable in Netflix’s Hillbilly Elegy

The actor gives the performance of her life as troubled opioid addict Bev.

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Kayleigh Dray
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October 2020 books
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10 new reads for your bedside table

New writing from Alicia Garza, Yomi Adegoke, Elizabeth Uviebinené, Grace Dent and Jamie Windust

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Francesca Brown
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Books for autumn 2020
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The best autumn reads for 2020 (whatever you’re in the mood for)

Nigella, Slay In Your Lane, Laura Bates… autumn is packed with essential reads you can’t miss

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Francesca Brown
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The 6 books to help you cope with change
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The 6 must-read books that will help you cope with change in your life

From shock break-ups to new ways of living, find wisdom and comfort in these titles.

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Francesca Brown
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Summer reading list 2020.
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6 books that are just perfect for reading in the park this weekend

From the best new memoirs of 2020, to revisited favourites that bring back good memories.

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Hollie Richardson
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The best summer reads for 2020 (whatever you’re in the mood for)

Find a patch of sun, curl up and lose yourself in some of the greatest reads of the year

The best 8 books to get you through June
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Memoirs, thrillers and uplifting reads to buy right now

In the sunshine or curled up on your bed – be transported by these brilliant books in June.

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Francesca Brown
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Claudia Winkleman
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Claudia Winkleman’s first book is coming – here’s how to pre-order it

Yay!

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Hollie Richardson
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Hachette employees stage walk-out over Woody Allen’s memoir

All the reactions to the director’s controversial new book deal.

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Jessica Rapana
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March 2020 best new books
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The best new books out in March 2020

From memoirs to #MeToo thrillers, discover the books everyone will be talking about.

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Francesca Brown
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Former congresswoman Katie Hill
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This US politician was forced to resign after her nudes were leaked – now she is writing a book

Katie Hill’s resignation speech went viral last year, and she still has a lot more to say.

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Jessica Rapana
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The best memoirs and biographies to curl up with

Marilyn Monroe, Michelle Obama and more – these are the lives of women you need to read now.

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Francesca Brown
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Eimear McBride to Marian Keyes: 9 new books to read this February

Essential new book buys for your reading list.

Life

Jessica Simpson just revealed why her first love didn’t last, and it’s so relatable

“I didn’t know myself.”

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